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November 22, 2014

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Coroner IDs North Las Vegas toddler found in pool

Authorities have identified a 20-month-old boy who died a few days after being pulled unconscious from a swimming pool in North Las Vegas.

Clark County coroner's officials say Robert L. Peterson was pronounced dead at University Medical Center on Wednesday.

Police say he was unresponsive when his parents found him and pulled him from the pool about 10:45 a.m. Monday.

Detectives say his death remains under investigation.

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